We could do this with out Frida Kahlo self-portraits--make them "selfies"! Fun, contemporary back-to-school lesson! Have your students draw "selfies" and describe their summer via text message prompts. Makes for a great bulletin board display!
"School Year Selfie" bulletin board: Students write about a favorite moment from their school year and then draw a picture of themselves in that moment. Also a good opportunity to teach them the term "self portrait"!
Project Based Learning Activity: Island Survival (PBL)
Your students have awoken on an deserted island. How are they going to survive? Food, shelter, water, who knows? This project based learning activity asks students to problem solve and world-build, unlike anything they've done before. It brings together